It’s nearly 9pm and it’s still around 30 degrees on the terrace this evening. The weather over the last couple […]
Archive for ‘Favourite places and views’
Places that we have come to love over the years
Peeling Paint, Shabby Shutters & Intricate Ironwork – How wonderful
There is something so wonderful about French buildings and all too often we miss seeing them as we hurry past […]
A perfectly quirky coffee stop
I make no bones about it – I love a good coffee stop and La Vie en Rose at Coustellet […]
Provence in Autumn is just lovely!
The first snow fell in the Vaucluse yesterday and Mont Ventoux started its shift from being a summer cycling venue […]
I’ve found my chocolate heaven in Provence!
I make no bones about it – I love chocolate & last night sat with a glass of wine & […]
Soft colours & golden light – Autumn in Provence
It’s hard to believe that it’s only 4 weeks since we left the house in Provence & headed back to […]
Watching the Tour de France on Mont Ventoux – What a day!
For 3 weeks each year everything in our house slows down, the TV is on all afternoon as we all […]
A 3 day taster trip to the Vaucluse – where do I start?
This last week has been lovely – the house has been full (a great test of the temporary fabric walls […]
A potter round Montpellier
Anyone who really knows me will say I’m not really a city person. I’ve always lived in small villages or […]
O is for Oppede Le Vieux
Some time ago someone posed the question on Twitter ‘What are your favourite 3 hill-top villages in Provence?’ Of course there […]